The Dynasty Typewriter Experience is brought to you by a team of dedicated and hilarious people, led by artistic directors Jamie Flam & Vanessa Ragland.
A proud 6th generation Angeleno, Jamie’s goal is to create things that remind people of the wonder and enchantment in the world. Before opening Dynasty, Jamie served as Artistic Director at The Hollywood Improv (2011-2017) which under his watch was named the “#1 comedy club in North America” while producing popular podcasts including Gatekeeper and The Long Shot.
Currently, he is driving to make Dynasty Typewriter LA's best destination for intimate and moving shows and experiences, while continuing to develop content, produce live shows, consult on talent and scripts, all while dreaming of the future Dynasty theme park.
Vanessa is a writer improvisor producer actor hyphenate hyphenate based in Los Angeles. She wants to make things and learn to have healthy boundaries, while still "being fun." You can hear her voice in some things, and sometimes even see her in other things. She co-hosted Nerdist Network’s Pop My Culture Podcast and Earwolf’s Totally Mommy. Her goal is to establish a place for artists to thrive and audience members to enjoy great shows… and even greater popcorn.
Currently, she is developing comedy content for television and digital, continuing to book and produce live variety shows, and performing regularly around town.